Mondaq UK: Real Estate and Construction
Dentons
The Court of Appeal has recently reversed a controversial line of case law on the rectification of contracts where both parties are mistaken as to the contract's legal effect.
DAC Beachcroft LLP
An easement is a right attached to land allowing one land owner's land (the dominant tenement) rights over another landowner's land (the servient tenement).
Hewitsons LLP
My neighbour wants to buy my two acre paddock. I'm happy to sell the land as I'm not currently using it, but I have a suspicion that he may want to sell it as a housing plot at a later
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
This case provides useful guidance on the application of rules of construction in relation to guarantees that display characteristics of both an "on-demand" guarantee and a "true guarantee," and where obligations are...
Dentons
Our UK construction team prepares a monthly summary of new and proposed legislation for Construction Law which is published as the "New and proposed legislation: State of Play table".
Dentons
It can be tempting for a "losing" party in adjudication to defend itself against the winner's enforcement proceedings by arguing that the adjudicator got it wrong.
Withers LLP
This uptick in activity has certainly been felt by the Withers' residential team during what would normally be the quiet summer months' says Nick Vaughan, Partner.
Herbert Smith Freehills
After a bumpy start but ahead of schedule, the Building Better, Building Beautiful Commission (or the "BBBBC") this week published its Interim Report.
Gowling WLG
Continuing in our series on the implications following the Grenfell Tower disaster, we consider the Court of Appeal judgment in The Lessees and Management Company of Herons Court v NHBC Building
Herbert Smith Freehills
Given the complexity of issues and the amounts that are typically involved in construction disputes – particularly those arising from large-scale development projects – preparing early and properly for a potential construction dispute ...
Hogan Lovells
In the current climate, all types of occupiers including occupiers of retail, office and warehouse space, will be considering their leasing requirements and looking to rationalise their property portfolios.
Dentons
EE Ltd v. Sir James H E Chichester [2019] UKUT 164 (LC) considers the ability of landowners to resist the imposition of rights pursuant to the Electronic Communications Code (Code) where they intend to redevelop their land.
DAC Beachcroft LLP
Landlords who oppose the grant of a new lease on the basis of an intention to redevelop must not neglect to consider the effect of the redevelopment on third parties, and the potential impact on its ability to commence works...
DAC Beachcroft LLP
Landlords who oppose the grant of a new lease on the basis of an intention to redevelop must not neglect to consider the effect of the redevelopment on third parties
Charles Russell Speechlys
A recent report could lead to fundamental changes in the standards required of both estate agents and property managing agents.
Withers LLP
Whilst investment into London has fallen in the first half of the year compared to last year, developers still have an appetite for new schemes due to strong occupier demand in key areas.
Wrigleys Solicitors
The MEES regulations prohibit the grant of any new leases of buildings with an energy efficiency rating as shown on an EPC of below an E.
DAC Beachcroft LLP
UK Insurance Ltd v (1) Carillion Specialist Services Ltd (2) Construction Auditing Services Ltd [2019] EWHC 1588 (TCC)
Dentons
In R (on the Application of Fulford Parish Council) v City of York Council [2019] EWCA Civ 1359 the Court of Appeal has generously confirmed that the statutory power conferred by section 96A
Hewitsons LLP
There is a consultation seeking views on options for reform of agricultural tenancy law.
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Gowling WLG
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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
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Herbert Smith Freehills
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Squire Patton Boggs LLP
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STA Law Firm
The legislation encompassing the new regime for taxing non-residents' gains on the United Kingdom
Hogan Lovells
It has been almost 18 months since the new Electronic Communications Code changed the legal landscape for telecoms operators and land owners.
Dentons
Our latest round-up of new and amended standard form construction contracts.
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